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Dental Crowns San Diego, Dental Crowns La Jolla

There are times when a tooth is so damaged or decayed that the only sensible solution is to use dental crowns. Dental crowns are caps that are set atop severely damaged or decayed teeth. When in place, the dental crown will protect the tooth from further harm, reduce any pain or sensitivity that a patient may have experienced due to the tooth, and provide a more aesthetically appealing appearance. […]

By | October 18th, 2014|dental crowns, restorative dentistry|0 Comments

Tooth Extraction at Our San Diego Practice

Some teeth are extracted because they are severely decayed; others may have advanced periodontal disease, or have broken in a way that cannot be repaired. Other teeth may need removal because they are poorly positioned in the mouth (such as impacted teeth), or in preparation for orthodontic treatment at our La Jolla dental office. […]

Tooth-Colored Fillings with Dr. George Georgaklis

In the past, metal fillings were the norm if you had cavities. Of course, they were very noticeable when in place, but they weren’t just unsightly. Metal fillings actually posed a number of dental health problems as well. For instance, metal fillings could expand or contract slightly in extreme heat or cold, potentially harming the structure of the tooth. What’s more, these metal fillings sometimes contained traces of mercury, which is a dangerous and highly toxic substance. […]

Dental Implants – Dr. George Georgaklis

Removable dental restorations such as dentures and dental bridges are effective solutions for missing teeth, but if you want a hold that is extremely secure, you need to consider dental implants. Dental implants are artificial tooth roots that are surgically anchored into a patient’s gum tissue and jawbone. Given the strength of the dental implants, this is the most effective restorative dentistry treatment for missing teeth at our San Diego practice. […]

By | October 18th, 2014|dental implants, restorative dentistry|0 Comments
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